Mark Fromer, M.D.

Mark Fromer MD | Ophthalmologist | Manhattan | New York City (NYC)Dr. Fromer specializes in laser vision correction procedures including LASIK (laser assisted in-situ keratomileusis) and PRK (photo-refractive keratectomy).  Dr. Fromer performs no-stitch cataract surgery, and has been performing laser surgery for glaucoma, diabetic retinal disease, and age related diseases of the retina since 1988.

Dr. Mark Fromer is a Diplomate of the American Board of Ophthalmology and has been board-certified since 1988. After his undergraduate education at Hebrew University and Michigan State University, where he earned highest honors, Dr. Fromer earned his medical degree from Rutgers Medical School (UMDNJ). He then completed his internship and residency training at St. Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center of New York, as well as a vitreoretinal fellowship in trauma and diabetic eye care at Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital.

Dr. Fromer is a NYPD Honorary Police Surgeon, Eye Surgeon Director for both the New York Rangers (National Hockey League) and the World Oyama Karate Organization.

Teaching Experience

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, New York Medical College
  • Resident Instructor, Saint Vincent's Hospital & Medical Center
  • Resident Instructor, Catholic Medical Center
  • Resident Instructor, Cabrini Medical Center
  • Resident Lecture Series, St. Vincent's Hospital
  • Health Action Committee Lecture Series
  • NY Department of Disability Lecture Series
  • International speaker, Alcon Laboratories
  • International speaker, Allergan Laboratories
  • International speaker, Heidelberg Retinal Tomography


  • Neonatal Infectious Diseases
  • Pulmonary Embolism Following Scleral Buckling procedure
  • Complication of Retrobulbar Anesthesia
  • Co-Management
  • Topical Anesthesia, "Medical Risk"
  • Ancillary Testing in Ophthalmology

Medical Organizations

  • American Medical Association
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • Queens County Medical Society
  • Bronx County Medical Society
  • New York County Medical Society
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery


Susan Fromer, M.D.

Susan Fromer MD | Ophthalmologist | Manhattan | New York City (NYC)Dr. Susan Fromer is an ophthalmologist who specializes in the treatment of cataracts, glaucoma, and laser vision correction.  She graduated with honors from Rutgers University.  She went on to receive her medical degree at NYU Medical School.  She then completed a medical internship at Lenox Hill Hospital and residency training at St Vincent's Hospital.  She has done additional training in cornea and laser refractive surgery at Mercy Hospital.  She has been board-certified since 1992. In 2004. Dr. Susan Fromer was preceptor for a glaucoma fellowship with Dr. Maurice Luntz at Manhattan Eye, Ear and Throat Hospital in New York. More recently Dr. Fromer was an assistant clinical professor of ophthalmology at Manhattan Eye, Ear, and Throat Hospital where she participated in training the residents in ophthalmic surgery.

Medical Organizations

  • American Medical Association
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • New York County Medical Society


James Murphy, M.D.

Dr. James Murphy is a fellowship trained glaucoma specialist, with a focus on complex cataract and anterior segment surgical techniques. Dr. Murphy has experience in laser-assisted cataract surgery, premium intraocular lens implantation, complex and advanced techniques in cataract surgery, minimally invasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS), traditional and implant glaucoma surgery, and laser treatments for glaucoma. His special interests include technology for detection, monitoring of disease, and minimally invasive surgical treatments of glaucoma.

Dr. Murphy received his undergraduate degree from The University of Wisconsin and graduated with honors from the Medical College of Wisconsin. While attending medical school, he worked to improve and strengthen the medical Spanish education curriculum at the Medical College of Wisconsin, and was a participant in and organizer of several medical missions to Central and South America. He then completed his internship and residency in ophthalmology at The State University of New York Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Murphy completed his fellowship in glaucoma and complex anterior segment surgery at the Edward S. Harkness Eye Institute of the Columbia University-New York Presbyterian Medical Center. He was also was appointed instructor in ophthalmology and had active roles in clinical and surgical education of both residents and medical students of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons.

Dr. Murphy is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the American Glaucoma Society, the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, and the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology. He has presented research at international conferences focusing on advanced imaging in glaucoma and new surgical techniques and devices in glaucoma and cataract. In addition, Dr. Murphy has a strong interest in international medicine and global initiatives in early glaucoma detection.

Dr. Murphy is fluent in English and Spanish.


Allie Nadelson, MD

Dr. Allie Nadelson is a medical retina specialist. She specializes in macular diseases, diabetic retinopathy, retinal vascular diseases, macular degeneration and related disorders.

Dr. Nadelson received her undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan and attended Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine where she graduated Magna Cum Laude. After completing her internship at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York City, she completed her ophthalmology residency and served as chief resident at Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island. She then completed her medical retina fellowship at the prestigious Bascom Palmer Eye Institute in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.

Dr. Nadelson is fluent in English and Spanish.